Honor societies can give any resume a boost. These societies, (mainly academic) are invite or recommendation only; meaning that teachers may refer students to the society or potential members are invited to join by the society.
Honor societies to look out for
- The National Honor and Merit Scholar Society
- Phi Beta Kappa
For a more information on other societies and to view lists of honor societies go to www.achsnatl.org/quick_link.asp.
Some honor societies may have open chapters or clubs present at your campus so do your research. You can find out if you are eligible to these societies by simply going online, filling out a form, or speaking to a rep.
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